Game Smarts – Using Play and Games to motivate learning and positive behaviour
Date(s) - Nov 3, 2018
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
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This workshop will give attendees a deep understanding and practical skill-set to unleash the power and effectiveness of play and games. These teachings will support social and emotional needs, develop cognitive scaffolding for higher brain function, and build strong, memorable and positive environments for you and the children in your care. Don’t miss out on this fun, challenging, and ground breaking approach.
• Understand how to use play and game to assess and support developmental milestones.
• Strengthen game facilitation to build strong leadership and positive environments.
- Child Growth and Development
- Child Health and Wellbeing
- Curriculum/Program Development
- Early Care and Education
- Kindergarten Transitions
Suitable for parents, students, adult instructors/administrators, novice, intermediate and experienced early learning child care professionals working with preschool and school age children, including children with extra support needs.
Professional Development Certificate
Professional Development Certificate Credit Hours
ECE $65 | FCC $50 (with promo code)
Registration Contact Email
Registration Contact Phone Number
604-709-5661 ext. 221
Bring a bag lunch (½ hour lunch).
PJ has been working with children and youth in a variety of different capacities for 20 years. He presently specializes in positive behaviour strategies and guides the Vancouver school boards most challenging kids towards growth and success. Using a foundation in cognitive psychology and ethical practice PJ has developed several ground breaking techniques that simply gets results.
Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre